By Amadu Kamil Sanah, GNA
Kumasi, July 15, GNA - The Ternopil National Economic University, Ukraine, has conferred a Honorary Doctorate Degree on the Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Rema-Jason Company and Lovers Band Limited and three others.
The awardees are Mr Frank Adjei, Nana Kwadwo Gyasi, CEO of Nana Kwadwo Gyasi Company Limited, Elder Bismarck Amoah, Founder of Bohye Prayer and Revival Center and Mr Eric Opoku.
The honorary doctorate degrees are in recognition of their entrepreneurship leadership and selfless contributions to the advancement of humanity as well as the overall contributions to the socio-economic development of Ghana.
They were honoured at a ceremony held on Saturday, July 13th, at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, under the auspices of the Bureau of Research on Governance, Commerce and Administration (BORGCA) and Confederation of Governance Assessment Institute (COGAI).
According to Professor Gregory of the University, Mr Adjei and the three others contribution in founding many companies and institutions has created jobs for many people in the community and Ghana at large.
"Notwithstanding, their loyalty to support Orphanages, Schools, Deprived Communities, Villages, fellow Businessmen and women, and also giving Scholarships to students within and across boundaries has today earned you this honour," he added.
Prof. Gregory said Mr Adjei is a worthy model magnate, a well-founded philanthropist and a beacon of hope to many Ghanaian youth and the entire African continent.
He commended the awardees for contributing positively and immensely to the development of Ghana.
Mr. Isaac Rockson, the Communications Strategist and Director of International Relations for BORGCA/COGAI, said the awardees deserved to be honoured because they have worked hard to create numerous jobs to better the lives and living conditions of many people in Ghana, adding, "We don't just honour people, but we honour people of great integrity and credibility".
Mr Adjei, on behalf of the awardees encouraged Ghanaians, especially the youth to embrace humility, hard work, God fearing and Knowledge over quick means of getting money.
Mr Frank Adjei is a businessman who hails from the Ashanti Region of Ghana and has a business interest in lottery, commerce, real estate, hospitality, transport and entertainment.
He has employed over 350 Lotto Agents and 100,000 Lotto Writers across Ghana.
In the real estate, hospitality industry, and transport sectors, he owns hostels and houses, a considerable number of vehicles, managed by Rema-Jason Company Limited.